Fire 🔥 line up! Reinhard Tega ft. Funbi, Jeremy Loops, Ricky Tyler, Tito Da, Fire, Yung Swiss, Big Star and Zoocci Coke Dope

Nothing gets our musical hearts going like the sounds of celebration for the African Woman!

Crazy full with talent, A-List producer Reinhard Tega works with powerful vocalist Funbi, famous for his hit single Hallelujah – in this dedication to the confident, strong, talented, funny, beautiful and all round amazing African woman; ‘Arewa‘.

Arewa is not only lyrically qualified to get you in a good mood, the sonic dance feel to the single gives it a melodious ring that only reminds us why we love Reinhard.

So click below, listen, love and share this!

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Sauti Sol ft Burna Boy, Ruby Gyang, Yung Swiss ft. KO, Big Star, Serati, Ganja Beatz ft Youngsta x J Molley, PatrickxxLee & More

Third is a charm, and this one is right on the mark.

Keeping to their mandate for most of the year, Kenya’s #1 band Sauti Sol teams up with the Soke crooner and boundary breaker; Burna Boy for what is fast becoming another anthem in celebration of the Afrikan woman.

Taken also off their incoming LP ‘Afrikan Sauce’ due at the end of the year, ‘Afrikan Star‘ is a melodic love song that takes its glorious rhythm from careful string work of Fancy Fingers and the mellow heartwarming vocals of the band and Burna Boy.

We wouldn’t be finishing this African Love story right if we didn’t tell you that the visual are made for your eyes with cozy dark rooms, harmonizing men and sexy melanin reading women.

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ALERT!! M.I Abaga, HHP, Quata Budukusu, Nu Sound, Gabu and Sipho The Gift are all making big musical moves

The meet up. The night out. This playlist is for that!!!

Featuring some of Africa’s finest, M.I Abaga curates an ultimate playlist for a night out in the fast paced up class part of Lagos ; Lekki.  Taking you through a journey that starts after a long day on the grind, the chill at the crib, the link up with the crew, the pre-turn up, the real vibe, the turn up, the decline and then the morning!

Rendezvous is the African Hiphop lenegd’s 7th body of work; featuring tracks recorded over various timelines and cities with an example of ‘On Code‘ ft. AKA being recorded in 2016 or even further back, ‘Kososhi‘ ft. Wande Coal who laid down his part in 2014.

M.I Abaga is famous for hoarding songs and finally we get to listen to some of it. The 15 tracked ‘playlist’ features Falz, Ajebutter and Odunsi in what seems to be a fan favorite ‘Lekki‘ if reactions since the live stream listening session and the release at midnight is anything to go by. It also features South Africa’s very own fill Up master; Cassper Nyovest in ‘Soup‘, Moelogo in ‘One Way‘, Dice Ailes in ‘Your Father‘ , CKay and Joules Da Kid in ‘Wats D Level’, Nonso Amadi in ‘Playlist‘, Yung l, U.a.X in ‘The Crew‘, Terry Apala in ‘Jiggy‘, Santi and Tomi Thomas in ‘Jungle‘ amongst a few more.

Some production credits to Nonso Amadi, Chopstix, CKay, Chillz, TMXO, Higo, Odunsi The Engine, and G-Plus

This playlist leads up to his forth coming studio album ‘Yxng Dxnzl’ which is scheduled for release in May this year.

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So much African richness in Oliver Mtukudzi, SILVASTONE, Serati & a visual flashback with Sean Tizzle and Lady X

Some may get to 10, 20 or maybe 30, not many get to their 67th Album at the age of 65!

Legendary African Act; Oliver ‘Tuku’ Mtukudzi stuns us all with another fresh body of work; ‘Hany’ga‘ which means Concern when translated to English.

With his very rich and  thrilling vocals, Dr Mtukudzi brings to life sounds that can only be described as animating, with beautiful instrumentals; outstanding string work and soothing backing vocals all blended to showcase a rich African musical delivery.

This maestro has poured his heart out in words and music with the assistance of the various musicians who came into the studio and contribute musically to the final collection of songs we now have and call Hany’ga “Concern” in English.

Off to a BANG! Sean Tizzle, Jeremy Loops, Terry Tha Rapman, Nadia Nakai, SILVASTONE, B.O.Y Wonder & Otee Beatz.

Positivity, love and good vibes. That seems to Sean Tizzle‘s MO for the year and we are all for it!After a successful 2017- which saw the release of his EP ‘Moving Forward Vol. 1‘ featuring Davido, Dax Mpire and Iceberg Slim. Sean closed off 2017 with two absolutely epic singles; Wasted and Kpro Kpro – Sean Tizzle and Blaq Jerzee‘s studio chemistry is well and alive!

“Best For You” is beautifully musically mixed, there is of course the classic afrobeats with just enough dance element to open it up to a larger audience with varying tastes.

Already off to a great start with a world premiere yesterday on Trans Africa Radio‘s late evening show ‘The Re Up‘ to very positive feedback,  Best For You is one for your playlists, personal and otherwise.

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Let’s play catch up on some new music in Africa – Sauti Sol ft. Tiwa Savage, Classiq ft MI Abaga, & Pappy Kojo ft Cool Joe & Medikal & much more

Laying the ground work to take over in 2018, East African super stars; Sauti Sol team up with Nigeria’s queen of Pop; Tiwa Savage in a new tale of love “Girl Next Door“.The second single off their incoming LP ‘Afrikan Sauce’, Girl Next Door is a new age yet classic tale of romance. The never old story of falling for the girl in your hood, or even your class.

Produced by Maleek Berry, the single is accompanied by very cleanly shot and funvisuals directed by Unlimited L.A

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Sauti Sol – Girl Nextdoor (ft. Tiwa Savage)

Africa’s favourite boy band enlist Nigeria’s leading lady as Sauti Sol and Tiwa Savage team up on the insanely catchy ‘Girl Nextdoor’, produced by the ever-present Maleek Berry. Tiwa even took time out of her busy schedule breaking the US to film the video in Nairobi! It’s the second single from the band’s forthcoming collaborations album ‘Afrikan Sauce’ dropping later this year.

‘Girl Nextdoor’ is out now in all digital stores.

For all you Kenyan fans, hear it on Boomplay Music.

WavyTheCreator – H.I.G.H. (Official Video)

We’ve all been waiting a while for this one, and what a wavy way to kick off 2018. Lagos based creative WavyTheCreator has been bubbling under for some months now through her guest features with A-Q and Omagz and her own unique visual identity through cutting edge photography and fashion.

We’re pleased to finally bring you the visuals for her debut video ‘H.I.G.H. (Her In Greater Heights)’. Jump on that share button, this one’s on repeat!

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